"Cuvée Solicum" Conegliano-Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG Brut

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GRAPE VARIETY: 100% Glera.

CULTIVATION METHOD: Guyot with planting patterns from 4000 to 4500 vines per hectare.

VINEYARDS: A group of vineyards in the areas of San Pietro di Feletto, Refrontolo, Col San Martino and Miane.

SOIL AND WEATHER: A hilly region that guarantees the maximum sun exposure. The weather is particularly cool and aerated, ideal to preserve the scent and the acidity of the product.

GRAPE HARVEST: Grapes are collected at medium ripening in order to preserve the acid component. The grape harvest generally takes place in September.

FERMENTATION: Bunches are harvested manually and once they reach the wine-cellar, they are gently pressed. Then, a slow fermentation takes place in steel reservoirs with indigenous yeasts in order to preserve the peculiarity of the product to the maximum. After cleaning the wine, it starts the sparkling wine production process in autoclave preparation.

RIPENESS: The vintage sparkling wine is bottled as from December and after a short ripening period in bottle, it is ready to be consumed.

REMARKS: The Prosecco is the typical white wine of the area between Conegliano and Valdobbiadene. It is a wine with delicate fruity and flowery overtones, a persistent acidity and a balanced body. The full potential of the Prosecco can be developed at 8-10 months from the date of bottling.

ANALYTICAL DATA: Alcohol content 11.5%, total acidity 6.0 g/l, residual sugar 6-8 g/l.

COLOUR: Straw yellow with greenish tinges.

BOUQUET: Characterized by meadow flowers, fresh and elegant, It provides a very pleasant fruity flavor.

TASTE: It reminds the scent of fruit with apple and pear overtones and the harmony is completed with a rich and refined sapidity.

SERVING SUGGENSTIONS: It is particularly suitable as an aperitif. It can be well combined with fish dishes, and also great with white meats.

SERVING TEMPERATURE: 6/8 °C.

 

AWARDS:      
       
 Award BRONZE MEDAL IWSC 2016 U.K.
Award SILVER MEDAL IWC 2015 U.K.
Award SILVER MEDAL IWSC 2014 U.K.
Award BRONZE MEDAL IWC 2013 U.K.
Award BRONZE MEDAL IWSC 2013 U.K.
Award BRONZE MEDAL DECANTER 2012 U.K.
Award BRONZE MEDAL IWSC 2012 U.K.

 

Bottle photo